Energy Explorium, McGuire Nuclear Site

Energy Explorium, McGuire Nuclear Site


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  • Hours - Monday through Friday 9:00 AM-5:00PM, Saturday 12:00 PM-5:00 PM


  • 13339 Hagers Ferry Rd.

    Huntersville,   NC   28078


Located at McGuire Nuclear Station, Duke Energy’s EnergyExplorium offers educational and fun activities for everyone interested in learning more about electricity generation and Lake Norman. Enjoy interactive exhibits, a virtual tour of the station, and a movie about the history and building of Lake Norman.
The Energy Explorium also offers:
-- A self-directed learning environment for kids of all ages.
-- Presentations on nuclear energy and basic electricity.
-- A mile-long nature trail that borders Lake Norman and a backpack full of nature guides.
A large auditorium perfect for viewing a movie or hosting a business meeting or community group.
-- Several interactive exhibits on subjects ranging from saving energy to tracking weather.

Plus a beautiful picnic shelter next to a butterfly garden.

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13339 Hagers Ferry Rd.
Huntersville NC 28078


Latitude: 35° 25' 58.4394" / Longitude: -80° 56' 26.16"

Special Directions:

Exit 25 of I-77. Turn westward on Hwy 73. Continue approximately 4.5 miles and then turn right onto Hagers Ferry Road. Located on the left.

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